Day 3

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Festival Stage

9:30am

A Better Future (Inclusive Technology):
Her Majesty Queen Maxima UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development

9.50am

Keynote
Michael Wiegand Director Financial Services for the Poor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

10.10am

Hackcelerator Opening:
Jeremy Anderson Chairman, KPMG GFS

10.25am

Hackcelerator Demo: Financial Inclusion

10.50am

Transition

11.00am

Hackcelerator Demo: Customer Facing

11.25am

Transition

11.35am

Hackcelerator Demo: RegTech

12.00pm

Transition

12.10pm

Hackcelerator Demo: General

12.35pm

Hackcelerator Closing:
International Showcase: Winners from ADGM Innovation Challenge (2 teams, 5 mins each)
Announcement of Special Prize Winners

12.45pm

Networking/Lunch

2.00pm

AMTD STAGE
DELOITTE STAGE
PRUDENTIAL STAGE

FinTech for Financial Inclusion

Many of FinTech’s products and platforms have salient features that have the potential to benefit underserved individuals and communities. However, rapid adoption of FinTech leads to unsafe and unsound financial system or even create a new form of financial exclusion. The session will seek to identify the most appropriate technologies for emerging market and the risks to be addressed.

Ann Cairns President, International Markets, Mastercard
Justo A. Ortiz Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Union Bank
Juan José Güemes Chairman Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center, IE Business School
Henri Dommel Director of Financial Inclusion Practice Area, UNCDF
Moderator: Akiko Fujita Host, The Rundown, CNBC

Keynote

Subroto Bagchi Co-founder, Mindtree


Global Trade Connectivity Network

How can blockchain technology alleviate some of the pain points in trade finance?

Li Shu-pui Executive Director, HKMA
Bernard Wee Executive Director, MAS
Gianfranco Casati Group Chief Executive, Growth Markets, Accenture
Tan Kah Chye Founder, Tin Hill Capital
Moderator: Finbarr Bermingham Asia Editor, Global Trade Review

Keynote: Road to Digitalisation

Tan Su Shan, Group Head, Consumer Banking and Wealth Management, DBS Bank


Insurtech I – Protection Disruption

How technology has changed the way we manage risk and reinvented the way insurance is sold to consumers.

Dr Andreas Braun Managing Director, Accenture Technology, EALA
Parul Seth Khanna Director, Pinbox Solutions
Benoit Claveranne Group Chief Transformation Officer, AXA Group
Moderator: Dan Murphy CNBC

3.00pm

Transition

3.10pm

AMTD STAGE
DELOITTE STAGE
PRUDENTIAL STAGE

Policy and Approach for sustainable Financial Inclusion

This session will compare the full spectrum of policy & regulatory approaches to enable FinTech for financial inclusion whilst taking into account risks to consumer protection, financial integrity, and financial stability. It will examine key pros and cons and countries’ readiness to adopt different approaches.

Maha Bahou Executive Manager for Payment Systems & Domestic Banking, Central Bank of Jordan
Korn ChatikavanijChairman, Thai Fintech Association
Vivek Pathak East Asia Pacific Regional Director, IFC
Norbert Mumba Deputy Executive Director, AFI
Moderator: Chuin-Wei Yap WSJ/Dow Jones

Capital Markets

The application of technology has enabled rapid growth in capital markets. We trade better, faster, more accurately. Listen to incumbents and new players discuss the opportunities and challenges these developments bring.


Kaidi Ruusalepp Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Funderbeam

Robert Lempka Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Ayondo Group
Muthukrishnan Ramaswami President, SGX
Denes Ban Managing Partner, OurCrowd 
Moderator: Sassan Danesh Chief Executive Officer, E-trading software

Insurtech II – Insuring the Future

In a world where risks are fast changing, how do we price risks that are not only new but also evolving daily? (nat. cat., cyber) What are the ex-ante and ex-post considerations that businesses should address?

Al-Noor Ramji Group Chief Digital Officer, Prudential
Julie Batch Chief Customer Officer, IAG
William Fung Co-CEO, AMTD Strategic Capital Group
Moderator: Murray Raisbeck Global Insurtech leader, KPMG

4.00pm

Transition

4.10pm

AMTD STAGE
DELOITTE STAGE
PRUDENTIAL STAGE

Africa

Significant progress has been made on the African continent to re-shape and adapt the financial services industry. Where is Africa heading?

Kudzai Kutukwa Founder and CEO, Mobbisurance
Sean Emery Co-founder and CEO, Rainfin, South Africa
Sameer Hirji Co-founder, Selcom
Viola Llewellyn Co-founder and President, Ovamba
Moderator: Lazaro Campos Co-founder, Fintech Stage

Payments for Inclusion

A showcase of how FinTech has been used to escalate Financial Inclusion in the region.

Ken Moore Chief Technology Officer, Executive Vice President and Head, Mastercard Lab
Mark Jamison Senior Vice President, Innovation & Strategic Partnerships VISA
Shuan Ghaidan Global Director, Products, Union Pay
Ron Hose Chief Executive Officer, Coin.ph
Moderator: Rashmi Dalai Managing Editor for APAC, EIU Thought Leadership, The Economist

The FinTech Northern Lights

Is the FinTech light shining brighter in the Nordic region than before? What are the opportunities there?

Aleksi Grym Head of digitalization, Bank of Finland
Iren Tranvag CEO, Nordie Finance Innovation
Thomas Krogh Jensen CEO, Copenhagen FinTech Lab
Lisa Enckell Partner, Approach World
Moderator: Chloe James Group Media Director, RFI

5.00pm

AMTD STAGE

Closing Keynote
Yuriko Koike Governor of Tokyo (AMTD stage)

5.20pm

Networking

5.30pm

FinTech Awards

8.30pm

Networking
@sgfintechfest

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